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Palazzo Alfani al David

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well equipped kitchen with microwave and toaster. We were able to cook fairly substial meals. comfortable pleasant apartment with a lot of room. Location is near grocery store, taxi stand, and 5-10 walk to duomo. Wish for a little shelf in shower for soap and shampoo.

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

An absolutely delightful place to stay while in Florence. This is my fourth stay here and it only gets better. Francesca is the most wonderful hostess – friendly, knowledgeable and incredibly accommodating. The apartments are all well appointed and comfortable; in a historic building of this type, you will find the perfect combination of classic style and modern conveniences. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Florence over a busy Easter weekend and were glad to have found this lovely vacation apartment in a very central location in Florence. We were travelling with a 9 month old baby and I would recommend these apartments for anyone travelling with a baby - the host Francesca was very helpful and provided a cot bed, high chair,...

Thank KVSW
Nice, France
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic property. The cleanliness, the location, the quality of matress, the bathroom everything is perfect. And Francesca is always present to give good advices for visiting Florence. This place definitively worth the booking !

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Sorrento, Italy
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Right in the heart of Florence, just steps away from the statue of David ! Very secure building with quiet apartment in the rear of the building. Walking distance to all of the major sites in Florence!

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Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome by our host Francesca. The location is excellent and every was within easy walking distance to the hotel. Our room was excellent and very clean . If I am ever lucky enough to return to Florence I would love to stay there again.

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Super friendly staff and clean accommodations. Our rooms were large. Overall excellent value for what we spent. Location is also amazing, directly across the street from the Statue of David, and 15 minute walk to the Train Station. Only drawback was that the WiFi was quite poor.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Love this palace turned hotel. Great location and price. Francesca a joy! Very accommodating and helpful. Directly across the street from Museo Academia. Very roomy apartment with comfy beds and nicely appointed kitchen. Wouldn't stay anywhere else in Florence!

Thank smileatme
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The apartment was very cleaned and nice. very close to supermarket, bar, restaurant and the Duomo. The Mistress was very nice and lovely. She adviced many things to do and where to eat. The breakfast was very good at the bar

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Washington DC
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It hasn't been the first time we stayed at Palazzo Alfani al David. The first time was a few years back. So this time around was like coming home -- coming home to the warmest, kindest friends, and to the same high level of efficiency and professionalism as well. Nothing was wanting. From the accommodations and amenities, location, guidance and...

Thank Marcy V

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence, surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking students provides the tranquil surroundings for the elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read the daily newspaper. Home to several universities, including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A bridge connecting the modern cultural activity of Florence to its classic art, represented by the everlasting magnificence of the original David, resonates as a symbol of Florence and of Italy as a whole. Get lost in a Neoclassic world, a journey back in time through historic buildings like Spedale degli Innocenti (Hospital of the Innocents), San Marco church, Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, and natural jewels like the Botanical Gardens.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A historic building in the centre of Florence, Palazzo Alfani al David offers elegant and refined accomodation directly in front of the Galleria dell'Accademia, the site of the famous David by Michelangelo. At Palazzo Alfani, you'll reside in an elegant vacation apartment in Florence, in an elegantly restored in the 17th century palace. The ideal choice for a couple or family stay. Stylish, well-lit and restored respecting historical tradition, the apartments of Palazzo Alfani al David are ideal for living and experiencing Florence in full freedom without giving up the comforts of a 4 star hotel. The Alfani family manages the residence directly like good neighbours and is at your disposal to provide suggestions for restaurants, food and wine tasting tours, and interesting places to see so you can discover the most authentic side of Florence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palazzo Alfani al David

Address: Via Ricasoli 49, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Marco
Price Range: ₹ 11,007 - ₹ 19,046 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Palazzo Alfani al David 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Some reviewers complain about noise in the morning due to Academia museum just in front of the palazzo. For us it wasn't a problem, we were at level 3.”
elviss732, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There are choices between the more modern and quainter rooms. Depending on availability a guest might be able to request his preference.”
MarcyV636, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Great upgraded apartment right across from Accademia.”
Q3691WTdonnaw, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best room: 3A”
465jamil, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the courtyard are quiet.”
siva2, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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